Julia Garcia, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing
School of Nursing

Office Location: Alumni Hall 210
Telephone: 630-844-5157
Email Address: jgarcia@aurora.edu

My goal is to help students learn how to think and function like a nurse by incorporating examples from my own clinical experience as a way to develop their fundamental level of understanding.

Education
Master of Science in Nursing, Rush University, Chicago
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL.

Areas of Specialization
Home Health
Clinical Nurse Consultant & Coordinator
Case Management
Critical Care
Heart Failure & Heart Transplant Unit
Step-down Unit & Telemetry

Courses Taught
Introductions to Professional Nursing (NUR 3000WI)
Medical-Surgical Nursing II: Collaborative Practice in Health and Illness (NUR 4800)

Highlights of Publications, Honors and Professional Contributions
Member, Sigma Theta Tau, International Nursing Honor Society
Member, American Nurses Association

Campus Involvement
Member, School of Nursing Faculty Committee
Member, School of Nursing Curriculum Committee
Member, College of Professional Studies
Faculty Mentor, School of Nursing Students